Processor Speed Tags: CPUs Overclocking Cooling Processors Last response: June 4, 2010 4:54 PM in Overclocking Share Sirus3002 June 4, 2010 9:55:10 AM I bought a new mobo and a processor. Intel® Pentium® Processor E5400 Gigabyte GA-G4M-ES2L have few qustions, 1.can i overclock this processor using this motherboard? 2.if can,do i need a new cooler for the processor ? or i can overclock with the stock cooler? 3. when my pc boot up,it show's the processor speed as 1700mhz (200x8.5) and i cheked in the bios too.it also show 1700mhz (200x8.5) so why it not showing 2.7Ghz? More about : processor speed Sirus3002 June 4, 2010 4:09:16 PM Yes, motherboard is GA- G41M-ES2L..:$ I hv typed it wrong. Thanx for the reply :-):-) jonpaul37 a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking June 4, 2010 4:54:05 PM yes, as ZZFH said, both are very overclockable, on stock cooler you can get a moderate overclock, if you opt for an aftermarket cooler than you can go a little higher. Check this link for any questions you might have... http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/240001-29-howto-overc... Happy Overclocking! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHow does processor speed relate to ram? ForumWill turbo boost help clocking speed of i7 processor ForumHow do i set a default CPU processor speed ? ForumWhat speed ram should i get for this processor ? ForumTrue Processor speed ForumWhat processor speed is on a packard bell computer ForumSpeed in AMDE350 processor ForumWhat determines the speed /power of a processor ? ForumProcessor Speed I Need ForumWhat is the processor clock speed of Nvidia GT 650m ddr3,ddr5 ?? ForumProcessor speed vs having SSD? ForumWill DDR3 memory with a FSB speed of 1333MHz work with a processor .. ForumBest processor to have a noticeable speed increase over c2d e6600 ForumChoosing ideal RAM speed for AMD Processor (3.2 GHz AM3 Athlon II 260) ForumRam or processor 's speed ??? ForumIntel Core i7 965 Processor speed lower than expected ForumProcessor speed ForumProcessor speed ForumWhat is the point of the bus speed with a processor with hypertransfer ForumBusiness processor speed More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !